Free Trial

Safari Books Online is a digital library providing on-demand subscription access to thousands of learning resources.

Share this Page URL


CONFIGURATION ITEM IDENTIFICATION CONFIGURATION ITEM IDENTIFICATION (CII Number) The alphanumeric number assigned to identify a configuration item. When assigned, it is the unchanging base number to which serial numbers are assigned. CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT PLAN (CMP) The docu- ment defining how configuration management will be implemented (including policies and procedures) for a particular acquisition or program. CONFORMAL COATING An insulating protective coating that conforms to the configuration of the object coated, applied to the completed board assembly. CONFORMANCE TESTS (1) Tests that are specifically made to demonstrate conformity with applicable standards or specifica- tions. (2) The testing of a candidate product for the existence of spe- cific characteristics required by a standard; testing the extent to which an item under test is a conforming implementation. CONNECTION DIAGRAM A diagram that shows the connec-